FIDES
Fides is a trusted independent Managed Services Network focused on supporting the Private Equity industry and its key stakeholders.

Maximum acceleration requires maximum expertise.

It also demands minimum weight.

With Fides Network, private equity investors and their portfolio companies are able to tap into experienced professionals across a variety of disciplines, singly or in combination, as and when they need them. By hiring in expertise on demand, companies are able to avoid substantial fixed costs, precisely at the time when building scale and value are strategic priorities.

Founded in 2005, Fides Network provides a full range of Managed Services support, from technology integration to tax structures, from people and professional services to property and from market positioning to media relations, lead generation and more.

To view details of our members, simply click on the relevant descriptions under each section:

Information Technology

Business continuity and disaster recovery services >
Computer software  bespoke >
Computer software solutions >
Technology integration specialists >

Professional Services

Accounting and financial advice >
Employee benefits advice and administration >
Insurance >
Legal services >

Marketing  & Communications

Marketing, branding, content, research & design >
Communications consultancy >
Business growth consultancy > 

People

Financial team outsourcing and recruitment >

Property

Design and construction of office interiors >
Real estate - office acquisitions and lettings >

Contact FIDES Network now at mike.symes@financialmarketing.com  for further information.


Information Technology

Ian Cockburn

Business continuity and disaster recovery services >

RescueIT specialises in high-security IT systems backup, restore and full-range IT disaster recovery services, using only the highest quality technology and resources. Our job is keeping you in business.

Rescue IT Ltd  | 5th Floor, 1 Portsoken Street, London E1 8BT Telephone: +44 (0)870 60 90 999 | www.rescueit.co.uk Ian Cockburn: ian_cockburn@rescueit.co.uk

Peter Warder

Computer software – bespoke >

Capital Science can dramatically improve the productivity and value of existing IT systems by connecting them to other products and technologies and by wrapping them with sophisticated analytical and reporting solutions.

Capital Science | Alfriston House, Traps Lane, New Malden, Surrey KT3 4RT Telephone: +44 (0)20 8949 3753 | www.capitalscience.co.uk Peter Warder: peter@capitalscience.co.uk

Ian Selvan

Computer software solutions >

Centrepoint Software provide client and customer relationship management and accounting solutions and are specialist suppliers for Maximizer, ACT!, Sage CRM, Sage 50 & Sage 200.

Centrepoint Software | 122 Minories, London EC3N 1NT Telephone: +44 (0)20 7831 3050 | www.centrepointsoftware.co.uk Ian Selvan: ian@centrepointsoftware.co.uk

Ian Selvan

Technology integration specialists >

As technology integration specialists, we design, install and manage audio visual and IT infrastructure solutions for a wide range of UK and European based businesses.

CSL Integration Ltd  | Holden House, 57 Rathbone Place, London W1T 1JU Telephone: +44 (0)870 366 5252 |  www.cslintegration.com  Ian Griffiths : ian@cslintegration.com

 

Professional Services


Stuart Rosenburg

Accounting and financial advice >

Adler Shine LLP, chartered accountants,works with entrepreneurial clients to help set and achieve goals together with tax planning. We also assist with taxation and Companies Act compliance matters.

Adler Shine  | Aston House, Cornwall Avenue, London N3 1LF Telephone: +44 (0)20 8371 3000 | www.adlershine.com Stuart Rosenberg: srosenberg@adlershine.com

Derek McKechnie

Employee benefits advice and administration >

Monro Financial Management Ltd is a City based specialist offering independent advice on all aspects of Employee Benefits, including workplace pensions, medical and other insurances, key person and shareholder protections; together with administration services for Employers of all sizes, directors/partners and staff.

Monro Financial Management  | 60 Gresham Street London EC2V 7BB Telephone: +44 (0)20 3440 9610 | www.monrofm.com  Derek McKechnie:  derek.mckechnie@monrofm.com

Peter Sturgess

Insurance >

Butcher, Robinson & Staples International Limited is one of the largest Financial Services Company insurance brokers in the London Market and will deal with all requests for crime coverage, Professional Indemnity, Directors and Officers Liability, Computer Crime and Cyber Liability. They can also assist on other business not in the financial sector.

Butcher, Robinson & Staples International Limited   | Sackville House, 143-149 Fenchurch Street, London EC3M 6BN Telephone: +44(0)20 7337 0372 | www.brasil.co.uk   Peter Sturgess:  sturgess@brsint.com

Stephen Rosen

Legal services >

Collyer Bristow provides a wide range of value-for-money, commercially oriented, legal services, both domestically and internationally.

Collyer Bristow LLP solicitors | 4 Bedford Row, London WC1R 4TF l Telephone: +44 (0)20 7242 7363 | www.collyerbristow.com Stephen Rosen: jstephen.rosen@collyerbristow.com

 

Marketing & Communications

Mike Symes

Marketing, branding, content, research & design >

Financial Marketing Ltd is a multi-award winning integrated financial marketing agency. It enables financial brands to shine as never before, illuminating their points of difference and enabling their messages to spread like wildfire.

Financial Marketing Limited  | 1 Royal Exchange Avenue, London EC3V 3LT  Telephone: +44 (0)20 7464 4401 | www.financialmarketing.com Mike Symes: mike.symes@financialmarketing.com

Mike Symes

Communications consultancy >

Redleaf Communications is an award-winning financial communications consultancy that helps companies achieve their commercial objectives through building their influence, reputation and revenue.

Redleaf Communications | Sky Light City Tower, 50 Basinghall Street, London EC2V 5DE Telephone: +44 (0)7467 443 131 |  www.redleafpr.com Charles Ansdell: ca@redleafpr.com

Mike Symes

Business growth consultancy >

Integrated Marketing Bureau specialises in helping its clients to increase sales through its “done for you service” including finding your ideal prospects, nurturing those conversations and turning those into Sales Based Opportunities.

Integrated Marketing Bureau (Business Growth Bureau Ltd) | 71–75 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H 9JQ Telephone: +44 (0) 203 397 4970|   IntegratedMarketingBureau.com Rupert Honywood:  rupert@integratedmarketingbureau.com

 

People  

Ben Mekie

Financial team outsourcing and recruitment >

We determine the best solution for our client needs and provide a bespoke solution. Solutions include providing contracted part time CFOs, Finance Directors, Financial Controllers and bookkeepers as well as executive search services for these roles.

We are the creators of The Acuity Method™ – our unique and proprietary approach to validating accountants’ skills.

Acuity Associates | 2nd Floor, Centenary House, Palliser Road, W14 9EQ Telephone: +44 (0)20 3405 3080 | www.acuityassociates.co.uk Ben Mekie: ben@acuityassociates.co.uk

Property

Jenny Jancaster

Design and construction of new office interiors >

Fit Out Expert provides straightforward, independent advice and guidance to occupiers seeking support with their relocation or refurbishment. As trouble shooters, we harness years of experience gained within the design and build industry to navigate your business through the maze of technical jargon and complexity that adds cost without creating value. Our service to you is predicated on clarity, expertise, authenticity and strength..

Fit Out Expert | 71-75 Shelton Street, Covent Garden London WC2H 9JQ
Telephone: 07769 907741 | www. fitoutexpert.co.uk  Jenny Lancaster:  jenny@fitoutexpert.co.uk

Nick McCalmont-Woods

Real estate - office acquisitions and lettings >

MWRE is a specialist tenant representation real estate agency focussing on the acquisition and disposal of office premises, and provision of Landlord & Tenant related advice, on behalf of blue-chip clients in the UK’s prime corporate locations.

McCalmont-Woods Real Estate LLP  | 118 Pall Mall, London, SW1Y 5ED Telephone: +44(0)20 7101 0666 | www.mccalmont-woods.com Nick McCalmont-Woods: nick@mccalmont-woods.com